SUZHOU, China, November 29, 2018 / PRNewswire / – On November 26, 2018, the Hengtong submarine fiber optic cable with a length of 10,000 km was held in Changshu, Jiangsu Province. This event marked the company’s success in manufacturing and supplying nearly 3,000 km of submarine fiber-optic cable for the Chilean FOA project. The total volume of overseas shipments of this Hengtong product reached 10,000 km, which allowed the Chinese company to come out on top in the world in terms of both performance and supply volumes on the market for submarine fiber-optic cables. This is an important milestone for the entire Chinese submarine cable industry, demonstrating the potential of Chinese manufacturers in international ocean communications.

On November 26, Hengtong also introduced a number of new products, including stations for installing scuba equipment, an intelligent stereo anchor monitoring system, a two-tier combo cable for marine disaster early warning networks, an environmental monitoring system for ports and shipyards, and a system for underwater monitoring and oil production and gas. New products demonstrate the high technological potential, quality and production capabilities of Hengtong.

Submarine cables play a critical role in ensuring global connectivity through ocean communications and energy systems. Over the past five years, Hengtong has created an advanced base for R & D and production of submarine fiber optic cables, including systems integration centers, testing and cable docking systems, which allowed the company to become one of the world’s leading manufacturers of submarine optical cables both in China and abroad .

According to the executive director of Hengtong Group, Qian Jiang

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